CARE is on the ground assisting many of the 2 million refugees who have fled Syria, where armed conflict has affected more than 8.8 million people, half of whom are children. There’s no end to the conflict in sight.
GENEVA (August 15, 2018) - Syria tops the list of deadliest places to be an aid worker for the second year in a row, an analysis by the poverty-fighting organization CARE has found.
More than 1,000 children and parents from Syria and Turkey came together recently for the first Kilis Children’s Festival, organized by CARE and the Kilis municipality at the Southern Turkish town’s football stadium.
NPR quoted Wouter Schaap, CARE’s country director in Syria, in a story about the Syrian crisis. “Civilians are paying the price of another military offensive,” he said.
The Associated Press quoted CARE in a story about the Syrian crisis and the displacement of southern Syrians.
AMMAN, July 5, 2018 – Intense fighting in southern Syria has displaced some 330,000 people and has led to dozens of deaths, including among women and children, since 17 June. This is the largest displacement in the south since the conflict began more than seven years ago.
AMMAN (June 27, 2018) — The recent military offensive in Southern Syria has pushed tens of thousands of civilians from Eastern Daraa to areas near the closed
The Hill quoted Michelle Nunn, president and CEO of CARE, in a story about the Trump Administration’s travel ban and its impact on Syrian refugees in Jordan. Due to the ban, the U.S. has admitted only 13 refugees from Syria so far in 2018, according to the State Department.